Adrenal Antibody Screen with Reflex to Titer (4645X)

Message
Order as ESOT and place order in Quanum.


Test Code
PESOT/ESOT 42465N


Quest Code
42465N


Alias/See Also
Adrenal Antibody Screen w/RFLX Titer


CPT Codes
86255

Includes
If Adrenal Antibody Screen is positive, then Adrenal Antibody Titer will be performed at an additional charge (CPT code(s): 86256).


Preferred Specimen
2 mL serum


Minimum Volume
0.5 mL


Transport Temperature
Refrigerated (cold packs)


Specimen Stability
Room temperature: 48 hours
Refrigerated: 14 days
Frozen: 30 days


Reject Criteria (Eg, hemolysis? Lipemia? Thaw/Other?)
Gross hemolysis • Grossly lipemic • Grossly icteric


Methodology
Immunofluorescence Assay (IFA)

FDA Status
This test was developed and its analytical performance characteristics have been determined by Quest Diagnostics. It has not been cleared or approved by FDA. This assay has been validated pursuant to the CLIA regulations and is used for clinical purposes.

Setup Schedule
Set up: Wed


Report Available
Report available: 1-8 days


Reference Range
Negative in normal individuals


Clinical Significance
Adrenal Antibody is detected in patients with autoimmune adrenal disease, e.g., Addison's disease.


Performing Laboratory
Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute
33608 Ortega Highway
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92690-6130



The CPT Codes provided in this document are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payor being billed. Any Profile/panel component may be ordered separately. Reflex tests are performed at an additional charge.